Retirement Planning: Is downsizing right for you?

Retirement Planning: Is downsizing right for you?

Are you thinking of downsizing? After living in a society where going large is almost a status symbol, the idea of going small may seem a little odd - and may leave you feeling a little uncomfortable. But in middle age and on the approach to retirement, more and more...

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Can I access my pension from abroad?

Can I access my pension from abroad?

Perhaps one of the most popular retirement dreams is living in that idyllic setting abroad. This could be the time when you can finally create that 2nd family home in paradise, that favourite holiday spot where the sun always shines and the tide never goes out. But is...

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The State Pension: Is it enough to live on?

The State Pension: Is it enough to live on?

You only have to look at current State Pension rates to see that it is unlikely to be able to compete with average salaries. So, if when you retire you rely on just the State Pension as a source of income, will you have enough to live on? Perhaps realistically the...

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Is Portafina a reputable company?

Is Portafina a reputable company?

Established in 2009, Portafina is an FCA-regulated financial adviser with a rating of 4.78 out of 5 on reviews.co.uk. We specialise in pensions and retirement planning, and we currently manage over £½ billion in pension savings for our clients. Every 1 hour and 6...

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